Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is a sci-fi action film set to release July 11, 2014. It's a sequel to the hugely successful Rise of the Planet of the Apes that came out in 2011. Historically, the series is a retelling of even older movies and is actually the 8th movie in the overall series. This installment is directed by Matt Reeves.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes stars Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke, and Keri Russell. Andy Serkis plays Ceaser, the intelligent ape from the first movie. Gary Oldman takes on the role of Dreyfus, leader of a group of humans bent on destroying all the apes and taking back the planet. Jason Clarke is Malcolm, a human that leads a small band of ape-sensitive humans working to find peace between the two factions.